Vijay Thukral, PhD


Our transcription services are based on our proprietary software and supporting services, which give us tighter control and ensure the highest degree of accuracy, speed and confidentiality. Were proud of our 99+% accuracy rate, and were also proud of the fact that we have never lost a client since our inception. Our clients count on us for fast, accurate, secure serviceand we deliver.


Worchester Polytechnic Institute
Diploma Unix/C/C++

Boston University, Department of Cognitive and Neural Systems, Boston, MA
MA in Cognitive and Neural Systems

Tufts University School of Medicine, Department of Neurosciences, Boston
Ph.D. in Neurosciences

Auburn University, Department of Chemistry, Auburn, AL

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Department of Chemistry, Kharagpur, India
M.Sc. and B.Sc. in Chemistry

Vijay Thukral is co-founder of Cientive and serves as the companys CEO, in addition to sitting on the Board of Directors. Dr. Thukrals varied backgroundboth academic and field experienceuniquely positioned him to develop the proprietary software needed to implement Cientives transcription services process. Dr. Thukral has experience in:

  • Database Design and Automating Process Sequence
  • Design of Document Management Services
  • Management of Software Development Team
  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Neurobiology
  • Neuropharmacology and Neurophysiology
  • Adaptive Neural Network Modeling
  • Speech Recognition
  • Development of KIVR Kalinga Interactive Voice Response system
  • Development of backend processes for file parsing, file distribution, format conversions, version control
  • Development of Document Storage and Retrieval Process
  • Design and Development of Medical Transcription Software and Process
  • Cryptology

Dr. Thukral began his career in 1966 in software development for Lyrix Systems, Inc., where he served on a team that developed a solution for large automated directories using SCO-based UNIX operating systems, Informix database and C programming.

Over the past 15 years, Dr. Thukral has authored and co-authored several published works, and is an acknowledged expert in the field of neuroscience.

Dr. Thukrals complete CV.